British Tamil woman commences hunger strike demanding Sri Lanka be referred to ICC

British Tamil woman commences hunger strike demanding Sri Lanka be referred to ICC

Ambihai K Selvakumar, a director of the International Centre for the Prevention of Genocide (ICPPG) is in the second day of her hunger strike, as she continues her demand that the UK refer Sri Lanka to the International Criminal Court. This hunger strike comes as the UN Human Rights Council convened for the 46 th session in Geneva at the start of this week. During deliberations, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet outlined her damning report on Sri Lanka which not only highlighted Sri Lanka’s unwillingness to address issues of accountability but also warned that the…

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